X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Get Geeky Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: E-Mail | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE

Giant .44 Magnum Mailbox: Let’s Hope it’s Not Loaded

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

I’m not sure if the USPS approves of this, but this awesomely unusual mailbox by Roger Buchko is currently making the rounds on the Internet. Understandably so, since instead of the usual plain box, this one is in the shape of a giant.Smith & Wesson .44 Magnum handgun.

giant_gun_mailbox_1zoom in

It takes up considerable space on Roger’s lawn in rural New Jersey. It’s mighty heavy, too. The gun part weighs about 350 pounds, while its base is much heavier – weighing in at a whopping 1,200 pounds.

giant_gun_mailbox_2zoom in

Roger supports gun rights but he said that he didn’t build the huge letterbox to send some sort of message. Being a semi-retired cabinet maker, he just wanted to make one after seeing others post similar designs on the web.

giant_gun_mailbox_3zoom in

Of his unusual mailbox, Roger says: “I  put it out there to try to get some work and because I needed a new mailbox. At least 500 people have taken pictures of it already. They love it. I haven’t had one hater yet, except one night somebody threw eggs on it. I’m lucky. I expected everybody was going to hate me but turns out everybody loves me.”

giant_gun_mailbox_4zoom in

[NY Daily News via Craziest Gadgets via Oh Gizmo!]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Prime 1 Swamp Thing Statue

Prime 1 Swamp Thing Statue

Prime 1 Wonder Woman Horseback Statue

Prime 1 Wonder Woman Horseback Statue

Advertisement
Rag’N’Bone Man: Gimme Shelter

Rag’N’Bone Man: Gimme Shelter

All the Money in the World (Trailer)

All the Money in the World (Trailer)

Concepts from Future Past: 2003 Mercury Messenger

Concepts from Future Past: 2003 Mercury Messenger

2019 Mercedes-Benz S560e: A Plug-in Hybrid Luxury Sedan

2019 Mercedes-Benz S560e: A Plug-in Hybrid Luxury Sedan